Jock Serong: Preservation

Whitehorse Manningham Libraries

Event Date: 
3 September 2019
Author / Presenters: 
Jock Serong

Jock Serong is the author of Quota, winner of the 2015 Ned Kelly Award for Best First Fiction; The Rules of Backyard Cricket; shortlisted for the 2017 Victorian Premier's Award for Fiction and On the Java Ridge, shortlisted for the 2018 Indie Awards.

In his latest release, Preservation, Jock turns his talents to historical narrative.
Join us as he discusses the indepth research and fascinating back stories behind his novel, which is based on the true story of the wreck of the Sydney Cove.